The narrative that our farmers are ‘doing it tough’ plays into a number of wellworn stereotypes…
Farm debt in New Zealand has exploded by 270% in the last 20 years, to around $63 billion.
There is some competition as to who can be seen to be extending the most heartfelt calls for emotional and financial support to the farmers during this time of trial.
Just how much could a TPP deal to get our dairy into the United States really cost us?
An interview with business analyst Rod Oram